Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The ovum, after fusion with the spermatozoon in impregnation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The ovum, after fusion with the spermatozoƶn in impregnation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, same as oƶspore.
  • n. A fertilized ovum.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek for "egg" + English sperm. (Wiktionary)

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